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Choosing Whom to Marry: 3 Research-Proven Tips to Help Create a Lasting Marriage

by LDS.org | August 14, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What a powerful thought from this Ensign article about how agency influences our relationships: "It is much...

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The Symbolism Behind 8 Animals in the Scriptures That Can Help You Understand Christ's Atonement on a Deeper Level

by Jay A. Parry, Donald W. Parry, adapted from "Symbols and Shadows: Unlocking a Deeper Understanding of the Atonement" | August 14, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

A number of animals—red heifers, rams and ewe lambs, he-goats and nanny goats, turtledoves, bulls, pigeons,...

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5 Ways Receiving My Temple Endowment Was Unlike Anything I Expected

by Danielle B. Wagner | August 14, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In 2015, my New Year’s resolution took an unexpected spiritual turn. For once in my life, I wanted to make ...

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5 Ways Angels Communicate with Us

by Donald W. Parry, adapted from "Angels: Agents of Light, Love, and Power" | August 13, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

President Boyd K. Packer taught that divine revelation may come in various ways: “The Lord reveals His will...

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9 Insightful Books to Better Understand the Priesthood

by LDS Living Staff | August 13, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The Melchizedek Priesthood by Dale G. Renlund, Ruth Lybbert Renlund The concept of priesthood in The Church...

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How Meeting 8 Apostles and the Prophet in One Day Answered a Young Man's Desperate Questions

by M. Russell Ballard, adapted from "When Thou Art Converted: Continuing Our Search for Happiness" | August 11, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Some years ago there was a rather serious tragedy in our ward. A great woman, the wife of our former bishop...

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Jesus and the Samaritan Woman at the Well: 3 Questions That Will Transform Your Understanding of This Beloved Story

by James and Judith McConkie | August 11, 2018 | Makes You Think

In the decade it took for us to research, pray over, write, and re-write 18 essays about the Messiah , we r...

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Sister Holland Shares How Compassion, Being Honest About Our Imperfections Can Create Eternal Connections

by Patricia T. Holland, excerpted from "A Quiet Heart" | August 11, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Most of us are well acquainted with the responsibilities of service. I am sure many of you have baked cooki...

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Studies Show How Family History Makes Children More Resilient, Confident, and Happy

by Bruce C. Hafen, Marie K. Hafen, adapted from "The Contrite Spirit: How the Temple Helps Us Apply Christ's Atonement" | August 11, 2018 | Makes You Think

The value of preserving and sharing ancestral stories was recently verified by researchers who were trying ...

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When a Bear Crept Into Gordon B. Hinckley's Camp, Licked His Brother's Face

by Lynda C. Robison, excerpted from "Boys Who Became Prophets" | August 10, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Summertime and camping are pretty much synonymous with each other. There's just nothing like taking off int...